Obituary Record

Virgil Hineline
Died on 4/17/1978
Buried in Blair Cemetery

Published in the Enterprise April 20, 1978



Virgil Hineline, 60-year-old resident of DeSoto, died last Monday, April 17th at the Blair Hospital. He had been in failing health for a number of months.

Virgil was a third-generation member of the Hineline family which had lived at DeSoto since 1864. He was a son of Mr. and Mrs. Charles Hineline who built the big square house in which Virgil and his family lived at DeSoto. His parents ran the DeSoto store for many years. Virgil was born at DeSoto March 9, 1918 and lived there all of his life. For many years he had operated the DeSoto garage, repairing both cars and farm equipment for friends and farmers living in the surrounding community.

He was a veteran of World War II, having served in the Army.

The deceased was married to Norma Ogden, who survives. There are also five children; William of Norfolk, Virginia; Charles, of Japan; David of Ft. Calhoun; Susan Harper, of Herman and Mrs. Bruce (Joyce) Hansen of Omaha. There are seven grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at the Campbell Funeral Home in Blair on Thursday, April 20th at 2:00 p.m., Rev. Gordon Patterson will conduct the service and burial will be made in the Blair Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Berman Warrick, Gene Smith, Louis Sully, Charles Seltz, Verdon Sill and Roland Hineline.

Printed in the Washington County Enterprise on 4/20/1978